Woman's workload and infant feeding practices: a relationship with demographic implications

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 13(2) University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pa Published In Pages: 207-214
By Nerlove, Sara


"Women who begin supplementary feeding of their infants before the age of one month participate to a greater degree in the subsistence activities of agriculture, hunting, fishing and animal husbandry than do women who begin supplementary feeding of their infants after one month" (210)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Female Participation In SubsistenceDependentGender Status
Inception Of Supplementary FeedingIndependentInfant Feeding